Groton’s Brendan Hunter turned what he thought was improbable into reality. On July 15, the 20-year-old from Red Tail Golf...
Groton’s 1755 meetinghouse is undergoing major structural restoration. Steel beams have been installed to reinforce the roof...
Seventeen students graduated from Applewild School June 15, 2016 at the Alumni Center for the Performing Arts. First row l...
Majestic view of Lost Lake above ‘Baby Beach’ looking southwest as threatening clouds seem to promise heavy rains, but...
On June 5, the Academy of Notre Dame held it’s 162nd Upper School Commencement Ceremony. Four Academy of Notre Dame...
Thanks to the hard work of the Park Commission and Groton’s DPW, along with taxpayer provided funds through the CPA, a...
The Groton-Dunstable Division 3 Baseball State Champions are all smiles as their images were captured up on the giant...
Dear Editor, I had to laugh when I read that Chief Palma identified the financed CPA new Fitch’s Bridge as an “attractive nuisance”, and that the...
Attorney Timothy J. Ervin of the law firm of Gallant & Ervin filed a Notice of Appeal with Middlesex Superior Court for client Alan Hoch, asking...
Dear Groton & Dunstable Residents, Dr. Kristan Rodriguez has been an impactful and positive leader for our District. A leader that should be...
Groton’s Brendan Hunter turned what he thought was improbable into reality. On July 15, the 20-year-old from Red Tail Golf Club scored the biggest...
The following Groton residents were recognized by the Worcester Telegram & Gazette as 2016 High School Baseball All Stars. • JUSTIN WATT, Groton-...
Nashoba Valley Technical High School is offering a weeklong Summer Soccer Camp Aug. 8-12, from  5-7 p.m., each day, at Nashoba Tech’s brand-new turf...
Flight A: 1st Andy Palmer 30.5 2nd Joe Dillon 31 Flight B: 1st Al Frazer 27.5 2nd Jerry Lubenau 29.5 Flight C: 1st Vince Pothier 31 2nd Don Black 31....
Public Hearing Notice-Stormwater Management Permit for proposed replacement of Memorial on Prescott by American Baptist Churches of Massachusetts. In...
Groton and Dunstable residents have earned college degrees and a place on their schools' honor rolls. GRADUATES • U.S. Military Academy Cadet Michael...
A series of three free outdoor concerts presented by The Metropolitan Wind Symphony Thursday July 21 and 28, at Hastings Park, Mass. Ave. and Worthen...

News

Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 10:03am
Attorney Timothy J. Ervin of the law firm of Gallant & Ervin filed a Notice of Appeal with...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 1:42pm
Water Department Superintendent Tom Orcutt reported that Groton Water Department pumped a record 23...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 1:40pm
To an electorate jaded by years of Country Club cost overruns and seemingly endless taxpayer...

Obituaries

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 9:35am
Francis Michael Pierce, 78, formerly of Groton, passed away in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, on...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 9:33am
Joan R. Hutchinson (Grissell), 77, of Groton, Massachusetts, passed away peacefully on July 11,...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 6:29pm
Julia Pietras, 86, of Groton died on June 25, 2016 at Keystone Nursing Home in Leominster. She...

Features

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:30pm
Groton’s 1755 meetinghouse is undergoing major structural restoration. Steel beams have been...
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:14pm
Majestic view of Lost Lake above ‘Baby Beach’ looking southwest as threatening clouds seem to...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 8:50pm
Thanks to the hard work of the Park Commission and Groton’s DPW, along with taxpayer provided funds...

Legal

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 9:14pm
Public Hearing Notice-Stormwater Management Permit for proposed replacement of Memorial on Prescott...
Friday, July 15, 2016 - 12:58pm
LEGAL NOTICE TOWN OF GROTON PUBLIC HEARING   The Board of Selectmen has scheduled a public hearing...
Friday, July 15, 2016 - 12:54pm
PUBLIC NOTICE The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, August 3, 2016...

Sports

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 9:48pm
Groton’s Brendan Hunter turned what he thought was improbable into reality. On July 15, the 20-year...
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 9:44pm
The following Groton residents were recognized by the Worcester Telegram & Gazette as 2016 High...
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 9:18pm
Nashoba Valley Technical High School is offering a weeklong Summer Soccer Camp Aug. 8-12, from  5-7...

Notices

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:54pm
This is a public announcement for Groton Water Department customers only and does not include West...
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:50pm
Groton Animal control has been receiving requests lately from residents who have live-trapped...
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:46pm
Grotonfest 2016 will take place Saturday, September 24 on Legion Common in Groton from 10:30 -4:30...

Happenings

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:43pm
The Groton Council on Aging is sponsoring a Guided Lighthouse trip on Monday, Sept. 12.  The guided...
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:42pm
Harlan has moved to another Groton Conservation Trust property. He finds places where he can see...
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:35pm
American Legion Post #55 has arranged for free transportation to Waltham to accommodate any veteran...

People

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 9:07pm
Groton and Dunstable residents have earned college degrees and a place on their schools' honor...
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:27pm
Seventeen students graduated from Applewild School June 15, 2016 at the Alumni Center for the...
Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 2:06pm
Kate Ellenberger won the Binghamton University 2016 Graduate Excellence Award for Anthropology...

Schools

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 8:41pm
As recent school meetings go, this week’s meeting was relatively tame since the agenda was mostly...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 1:48pm
Assistant Superintendent and Curriculum Coordinator Dr. Katie Novak had the unpleasant experience...
Friday, July 15, 2016 - 12:23pm
The school committee has met twice since the defeat of the second budget override proposal in...

Letters

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 12:39pm
Dear Editor, I had to laugh when I read that Chief Palma identified the financed CPA new Fitch’s...
Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 8:47am
Dear Groton & Dunstable Residents, Dr. Kristan Rodriguez has been an impactful and positive...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 2:07pm
Dear Dr. Rodriguez: I am writing to express concerns about the proposed synthetic field at the...

Out of Town

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:59pm
A series of three free outdoor concerts presented by The Metropolitan Wind Symphony Thursday July...
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:58pm
Music for Aardvarks, new early childhood program at Indian Hill in Littleton enhances brain...
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 1:22pm
Fort Devens Museum hosts Living History group Saturday, July 16, to share info/understanding of the...

Public Library

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:39pm
Adult Programs: Tues, Aug 9, 7-8:30 pm. Bollywood Blast! Adult Dance Workshop. Try something new in...
Friday, July 15, 2016 - 12:07pm
Young Adult Programs: Sign up at gpl.org, or call 978-448-8000. Wed, July 20, 6-7:45 pm. Pizza...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 11:36am
The 2016 Summer Reading theme is sports, fitness, and outdoor fun! Earn prizes as you read!  • On...

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